National Debater Helps Others Find Their Voice

KC Reduced

  Kate Carroll isn’t your average 18-year-old girl. How many teenagers do you know who read the newspaper every day or watch C-SPAN for hours on end? Not many—if you’re asking us. This self-proclaimed nerd is far from average. While at Wayzata High School, Kate accomplished many things, including being Vice President of her class, […]

An Online Cookie Sales Pilot is Here


For years now, we have received questions from volunteers, parents and Girl Scouts about selling cookies online. We are happy to announce that in 2014 River Valleys will be piloting an online sales platform! Girl Scout Seniors and Ambassadors will be able to sell Girl Scout Cookies online this year through the Digital Cookie Program. […]

Girl Scout Takes Charge to Help Bluebirds

Katie wearing Girl Scout sash and holding a bluebird house.

Katie has always been passionate about the outdoors, but was never really a bird-watcher. That changed when she embarked on her Girl Scout Gold Award project last year. For the project, she organized volunteers to build houses for bluebirds, who are often crowded out of their natural habitat by house sparrows. Katie’s project marked the […]